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  1. Residents attack car park plan for heritage garden

    Posted Sep 05th 2008, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu 19th century landmark chosen for 400 parking spaces A plan to build a car park in a World Heritage-listed garden has highlighted the clash between conservation and urban growth ... Heritage status in 2005. The Civic and Municipal Affairs Bureau plans to build a car park at the garden's nursery site to meet demand for parking spaces in the area. Bureau chief Tam Vai-man ...

  2. Public to be consulted on plan for car park in historic garden

    Posted Sep 12th 2008, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... the area's environment in response to residents' demands. A lack of parking spaces in the area had prompted the car park plan, which was part of a package to improve the areas of Santo Antonio ... issues before it could start building the car park, the entrance to which would be located outside the garden on private land. The car park would provide more than 400 parking spaces for cars ...

  3. Residential car-park plans fly in the face of air pollution pledges

    Posted Dec 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... facilities, yet here in Hong Kong, where previously few blocks included car parking, people who would never have dreamed of purchasing a car now find themselves with an empty garage to fill. Perhaps ... 'Existing planning guidelines asked each development to build a minimum amount of parking space.' So instead of encouraging inner-city dwellers to use the convenient and abundant public ...

  4. Citibank Plaza moves to restrict short cut to Garden Road

    Posted Sep 10th 2008, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... of Citibank Plaza. The passage passes through the plaza's private car park and the building's management have cited the terms of the land sale to restrict its use. The passage, situated ... from exiting to Garden Road through the bank's private car park. Drivers using the passage yesterday were handed a note by a security guard, with the same message and explaining ...

  5. Tent theatre planned for delayed arts hub

    Posted Apr 30th 2008, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... reclamation look less abandoned. It is also proposing to use parts of the site now leased to operators of a heliport, golf course, car park and storage yard for cultural activities once the leases run out. These areas could house activities such as open-air art shows, particularly by non-profit groups, which would be allowed to rent space at concessionary or nominal rates. Members ...

  6. Losing the plot

    Posted Oct 19th 2008, 12:00am by Daniel Jeffreys

    ... the community. If only. Back in early summer one half of the site- which is surrounded by tall wire fences and no trespassing notices- was converted into a car park. It was advertised as a parking lot ... although most seemed to never move. The Olympics finished, the Volkswagens vanished and the car park was padlocked and abandoned, the community left to peer through the fence. Then, a month ago, ...

  7. Revitalisation of Repulse Bay building urged

    Posted Dec 19th 2008, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... development. Non-profit organisation Designing Hong Kong has suggested turning half of the car park next to the building, originally an open space, back into a space for public enjoyment. Architect Vincent Ng Wing-shun said half of the existing car park could be used to accommodate coaches for tourists, while the other half could be made into a green space with trees and grass. The group ...

  8. 280kg of pig intestines seized

    Posted Jun 28th 2008, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Hygiene officers arrested a man and seized 280kg of pig intestines and cooking equipment from an unlicensed food factory in an open-space car park in Ma Tin Tsuen, Yuen Long, yesterday morning. A Food and Environmental Hygiene Department spokesman said officers would continue to take stringent enforcement action against unlicensed food businesses to safeguard food safety ...

  9. Betting call centre to open in car park

    Posted Jan 11th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam The Jockey Club is to use two floors of an underused Housing Authority car park in Tin Shui Wai for its telephone betting centre. The authority's commercial properties committee yesterday approved the plan to lease the first and second floors of Tin Heng Estate car park. The 24-hour betting centre will provide up to 3,000 jobs. Committee member and Democratic ...

  10. Truck driver killed in car-park accident

    Posted Mar 06th 2008, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo A driver was crushed to death when his truck rolled into another vehicle in Kwai Chung yesterday. Kong Hon-sang, 50, was picking up his truck in the Container Port Road South car park at 10.15am when the truck started to roll forward as he got in. Kong was certified dead at the scene. Police believe the surface of the car park caused the truck to roll and that Kong ...




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